Rik Ditter, CMFC®SENIOR WEALTH MANAGER
Managing wealth since 2006 as a fiduciary, Rik is passionate about helping clients achieve greater financial clarity and peace of mind by providing comprehensive financial planning, professional investment management, and unbiased advice. His clients have included affluent families, Fortune 500 executives, entrepreneurs, professional musicians and athletes, and every day Americans. Through his diverse background, Rik strives to share his broad knowledge, unique perspective, analytical approach, and vast resource network with his clients.
Rik built his own fee-only financial planning firm (The Mutual Fund Store of Memphis) on the belief that "If you do what is right for clients every single day, regardless of profit, you will be successful in the long run." That philosophy led his practice to serve hundreds of families nationwide and receive the Five Star Wealth Manager Award* for over the past 5 years.
Similar to Steve, Rik is also no stranger to the radio. Hosting segments on Memphis' widely known news talk radio station, 600 WREC, Rik educated the public on all things financial.
As a teen, Rik was granted the rank of Eagle Scout, worked part time teaching and building computers, and ran the University of Missouri Macintosh User Group and Bulletin Board System. Later he earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from of the University of Missouri in three years while co-founding a promotional apparel business. After school, he worked for over a decade as a Technical Project Director managing multi-million-dollar technology projects for companies including CBS News, Sprint Corp, Northwestern University McGaw Medical Center, University of Illinois Hospital & Health Sciences System, and The University of Chicago Medicine.
He holds his Series 65 registration, and CMFC® designation from the College for Financial Planning.
Rik enjoys spending time with his family, playing tennis, snow skiing, traveling, and he is an avid soccer player.
*The Five Star Award is based on ten objective eligibility criteria. Receipt of the award is not indicative of investment performance. Working with a Five Star Wealth Manager or any wealth manager is no guarantee of future investment success.